820 North 31st Street
Billings, MT 59101
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Mckinley School serves 263 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Mckinley School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Montana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Montana state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian and Hispanic).

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School Overview

Mckinley School's student population of 263 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
263 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
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School Rankings

Mckinley School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 715 schools in Montana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Mckinley School is 0.54, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (MT)
Overall Testing Rank
#575 out of 715 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
12:1
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American Indian
15%
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
9%
5%
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Black
2%
1%
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White
65%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 263 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 35%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.54 (Top 5%)

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